The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 36 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.62% 8.03% 7.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.59% 24.50% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 43
Average daily rate
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£450 £319 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.06% +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.05 £24.69 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+86.53% -33.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 200 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.61% 32.79% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 110 154
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.87 £26.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.04% -36.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 44 (91.67%) Java
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
4 28 (58.33%) SQL
5 26 (54.17%) Linux
6 25 (52.08%) UNIX
6 25 (52.08%) Spring
7 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (45.83%) OO
10 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (39.58%) JMS
11 19 (39.58%) Sybase
12 18 (37.50%) DB2
12 18 (37.50%) Perl
12 18 (37.50%) Oracle
13 17 (35.42%) CSS
13 17 (35.42%) Web Services
13 17 (35.42%) Banking
14 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 12 (25.00%) HTML
15 11 (22.92%) JUnit
15 11 (22.92%) OOD
15 11 (22.92%) J2SE
16 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
16 10 (20.83%) JSP
16 10 (20.83%) MySQL
16 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
16 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (20.83%) jQuery

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) Apache
1 6 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.42%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (37.50%) DB2
3 10 (20.83%) MySQL
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) JUnit
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.08%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.08%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Designer
6 5 (10.42%) Database Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Designer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.17%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) UI Programmer
10 1 (2.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) Spring
2 19 (39.58%) JMS
3 17 (35.42%) Web Services
3 17 (35.42%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) HTML
4 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (22.92%) J2SE
6 10 (20.83%) jQuery
6 10 (20.83%) JSP
7 8 (16.67%) XML
8 7 (14.58%) SOAP
9 6 (12.50%) Java EE
9 6 (12.50%) JSON
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
9 6 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (10.42%) Spring Security
10 5 (10.42%) Oracle ADF
10 5 (10.42%) JRuby
10 5 (10.42%) Java EE 5
10 5 (10.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.17%) Equities
3 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) DataPower
4 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 25 (52.08%) UNIX
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) OO
3 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (22.92%) OOD
5 10 (20.83%) Database Tuning
5 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 9 (18.75%) SOA
6 9 (18.75%) TDD
7 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) UML
9 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
9 5 (10.42%) Use Case
9 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.33%) CRM
11 3 (6.25%) ETL
11 3 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) Perl
5 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Jython
6 5 (10.42%) Groovy
7 4 (8.33%) VBA
8 3 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (2.08%) C++
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Sybase
2 18 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Kony
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Yahoo!